At Meeting, School Board Member Rants Against Gay Marriage and Says Racism is Over in America

The Chino Valley Unified School District (in California), as we’ve noted on this site before, is a place where Board of Education meetings resemble church services. That’s not an exaggeration. Three of the five members belong to the same Christian megachurch. And their inability to stop praying to Jesus at meetings has led to a lawsuit from the Freedom From Religion Foundation.

And yet the ignorance is still in full swing. At a recent meeting, the Board’s Vice President Andrew Cruz went on a rant trashing gay marriage, invoking the Confederate Flag, arguing that racism is over, complaining about California’s recent mandatory vaccination laws, etc.



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Billionaire Brothers Donate $15 Million to Ted Cruz Super PAC to Further Their Religious Agenda

Make no mistake about it: Religion and politics are closely intertwined. And in the Republican party, they’re practically synonyms.

Yesterday, we learned that billionaire brothers Farris and Dan Wilks were donating $15 million to Ted Cruz‘s Presidential campaign (via a super PAC), making it the largest political contribution for any candidate this cycle and among the largest ever. And they’re doing it, in large part, because it’s the best way to further their religious agenda:



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Help Stop Mandatory “Biblical Values” Classes in Guatemala

Last week, I posted about how politicians in Guatemala were considering a bill to make “Biblical values” classes mandatory for all students in the country’s public and private schools. Members of the AsociaciĆ³n Guatemalteca de Humanistas Seculares (Guatemalan Association of Secular Humanists) were doing everything in their power to speak out against the horrible idea.

They’re now kicking their opposition into high gear, raising money to hire lawyers and obtain media exposure for their message. Turn on the subtitles and watch the video below:



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An Anti-Muslim Cop is Furious with Me for Sharing His Social Media Postings with His Superiors

A few days ago, I pointed out that officials at the Stone’s County Sheriff’s Office in Missouri put “In God We Trust” stickers on every vehicle they own:



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Christians Don’t Really Want to See the Return of “Traditional” Marriage

DarkMatter2525 channels Gov. Rick Perry to tell us why traditional marriage, as stated in the Bible, must be protected at all costs!



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